1. Sun Facts from Green Road Solar

    No one knows the power of the sun better than solar energy companies. After all, we are in the business of harnessing its energy to power our homes and lessen our impact on the environment. Solar panels and other associated technologies are changing the way we think about energy and how we interact with our planet’s resources, and we are learning more each day. But what about the sun itself? How…Read More

  2. California Solar Incentives

    Californians are very environmentally conscious people. We love our state and we want to do everything we can to preserve its beauty for generations to come. That is why so many people are turning towards renewable energy sources like solar panels to provide energy to their homes. Solar energy is one of the cleanest and most sustainable forms of energy at our disposal, releasing no harmful chemica…Read More

  3. Nest Thermostat Advanced Features Part II

    Last time, we took a closer look at some of the advanced features of Nest thermostats. If you missed it, you can find it by clicking here. Today, we are going to continue exploring the great ways that Nest can help you save money and lessen your impact on the environment. Nest Thermostat Advanced Features Part II Cool to dry: Nest thermostats include a cool to dry feature which uses your home’s …Read More

  4. Nest Thermostat Advanced Features

    At Green Road Solar, we understand how important it is to feel comfortable in your own home. That’s why we do everything we can to ensure that you have the best resources available when it comes to keeping your home energy efficient and at a temperature that suits you. Nest thermostats are one of the most useful tools for doing just that. In a previous article, we looked briefly at some of the a…Read More

  5. 3 Reasons to Install a Nest Thermostat

      You are likely familiar with some of the benefits of solar energy. Installing solar panels on your home can save you money and lessen your energy consumption significantly over time. Solar energy can go a long way towards making your home more comfortable and eco-friendly. But all of those benefits might be going to waste if you don’t have an efficient way to control how much energy your home…Read More

  6. 5 Facts About Electric Cars

    In recent years, more and more consumers have been looking to find ways to lessen their impact on the environment. For some, this means recycling more or carpooling to and from work. For others, it means investing in clean energy sources such as solar energy, and eco-friendly methods of transportation like electric cars. Most people are familiar with electric cars in some capacity, but there is st…Read More

  7. Solar Energy of the Future

    In a society that is increasingly conscious about the impact it has on the environment, the ultimate goal is to discover an efficient and renewable source of energy that won’t leave the planet reeling environmentally. Up to this point, solar energy has only been able to carry us so far towards our goals, but new research and advancements being made in labs and universities today could be the sol…Read More

  8. Ground Solar Panel Installation

    In a previous article, we took a closer look at some of the advantages of rooftop solar panel installation. If you missed it, here is a brief recap: Rooftop solar panel installation utilizes the vertical space of your home. Roof mounts are relatively easy and quick to install. Installation can be done to integrate solar panels into the existing lines of your home’s architecture. In this article,…Read More

  9. Rooftop Solar Panel Installation

    If you have made the decision to invest in solar energy, you are probably already familiar with the many advantages and benefits of solar panels. You have examined the cost and have discovered that solar energy is an affordable means of powering your home. You are also well aware of how eco-friendly solar energy is. All that is left to do now is determine where your solar panels will be installed.…Read More

  10. Solar Panel Myths Continued

    In our previous blog, we talked about some of the common myths about solar panels, such as maintenance concerns, what happens to leftover energy, and how changes in weather can affect your Sun Valley solar panels. Today we will be continuing that conversation in regards to the advancement of solar technology and when you can expect your solar panel system to shut down. The Power Is Always On Many …Read More